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You And Your IPhone - Tips And Tricks

You And Your IPhone - Tips And Tricks

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The iPhone has apps available to appeal to family members of all ages. There are things on an iPhone that a young child or an elderly adult could find useful and entertaining. You can pick up some really useful iPhone advice by checking out the tips and tricks provided below.

Whenever a new update is available for your iPhone, take the time to install it. Doing this ensures that your phone has all the latest options and software fixes. This will also backup your phone, thus storing all your important data on your computer. Should anything happen to the data on your iPhone, all is not lost.

If you are online with your phone, you don't have to type ".com" to end the URLs. Only the main portion of the web address is needed. The web browser can automatically figure out where you want to go. It might seem like a small feature, though if you use the internet a lot on your phone, this will save a significant amount of time and battery usage.

When you are typing a message or email and don't want to use your phone's suggestions, you don't have to press X to get rid of the suggestion box. The suggestion will be dismissed if you give a tap on any part of the screen.

Your iPhone's default setting is to show you a preview of your incoming messages right on the phone's lock screen. For some this is great, but others do not like it. If you would prefer not to see them, it is not hard to disable this feature on your iPhone. Go into the Settings menu, then choose Notifications and select the Messages option. The feature you want to disable is called Show Preview.

If you go to a website over and over again, turn the site into an app on your iPhone. When you are on the site there are a couple of things you have to do. Press the "Go" button when you get to the website. Here, you'll see the choice to add the website as an icon on your home screen. You can then rename your new custom app.

You can enable your iPhone to visually indicate incoming messages and calls. You can make the flash from the camera blink when you are getting a call. Head to Settings, then General, then click on Accessibility. Activate LED Flash Alerts.

Have you ever been disappointed that you could not get your camera up in time to get a perfect shot? Here is a simple solution. With the screen in the locked position, give two quick taps to the Home button. You should have a little icon for a camera on the screen, along the bottom. Tap this button to automatically enable your camera.

Choose a distinct ringtone. This will keep your phone from sounding just like everyone else's, especially if they use the ringtones that come with the phone. Load a favorite song or sound clip to your iPhone that you really enjoy. You'll know for sure, and so will the people around you, whose phone is ringing.

If you have an iPhone that uses Siri, but are concerned with privacy, you may want to avoid communicating with her too much. Apple uses an internal server to hold and store the things you say to Siri. This is done to improve their speech recognition software. They do try to keep all files secure, though sometimes this is impossible.

There are few gadgets as popular as the iPhone, and with good reason. Ownership of one brings new and amazing opportunities in business, socializing and entertainment. The piece above offers terrific advice for maximizing a user's iPhone enjoyment. Use these tips to get the most from your iPhone.

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